Friday, December 4, 2015

Picture Day Friday: Trakai Island Castle Chapel, Lithuania

The chapel of Trakai Island Castle is located on an island in Lake Galvė in Lithuania. The construction of the castle was begun in the 14th century by Kęstutis and was finished in c. 1430 by his son Vytautas the Great. Trakai was one of the major centers of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania.

[Image copyrighted by David Iliff.]